Introducing Island Helicopters

Island Helicopters is the new helicopter service from Land’s End Airport to the Isles of Scilly

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Be warned: to visit the Isles of Scilly is to fall in love. Each island has its own character and before you know it you’re going back again and again.

Five inhabited islands, plus countless deserted ones to explore… The Isles of Scilly share a common atmosphere, outlook and way of life – but each has its own charms, and everyone has their favourite.

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Highlights from the Isles of Scilly Travel blog...

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The perfect photo | Aerial Photography with Matthew Burtwell

Scilly is a photographer’s paradise, wherever you look, there are camera opportunities but seeing the islands from above is something special altogether. We’ve caught up with Matt from Aerial Cornwall to hear about his favourite places he’s captured by drone on the Isles of Scilly. In Matt’s words… When you think of Scilly, you think…

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Island life

Isles of Scilly Memories – Gig Racing – Championship style

As part of our Isles of Scilly Memories series, this week as we approach the weekend that would have been the World Pilot Gig Championships; we are going to look back at previous championships and reminisce those IOS Memories. The World Pilot Gig Championships (WPGC) are an annual gig racing event held on the Isles…

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Wonderful Wildlife with Steve Backshall

Nature conservationist and BAFTA-award winning television presenter Steve Backshall is best known for hosting popular wildlife series including Deadly 60 and Blue Planet Live. Steve, who was awarded an MBE in the New Year Honours for services to charity and wildlife conservation, is married to Cornish Olympian rower Helen Glover. The couple visited the Isles…

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